Arunachal: Khonsa Battalion conducts security meeting in Tirap
The villagers were advised to not allow civilians to accompany or guide any insurgents groups or stay in the hideout of insurgents.
The Khonsa Battalion of Assam Rifles conducted a security meeting coordination at Khonsa in Tirap District along with Tirap Police and State administration on Wednesday with an aim to give peace a chance in insurgency-hit Tirap and Longding districts and to alleviate anti-social activities such as extortion, kidnapping, and rebel recruitments.
The security meeting was chaired by Colonel Amit Kumar Das, Commandant of Khonsa Battalion. The villagers were asked for their proactive involvement and cooperation to end insurgency by various NSCN Factions active in the Tirap and Longding districts.
The security meeting was attended by 120 Gaon Burahs and Rajas from the villages of Tirap and Longding District.
Apprising the general situation in the region, the Commandant sought active involvement and cooperation of village authorities to ensure unlawful activities of the insurgents including extortion, abduction, insurgents’ recruitment, and other nefarious activities are further reduced.
The villagers were advised to not allow civilians to accompany or guide any insurgents groups or stay in the hideout of insurgents as it would endanger their lives during operations by the security forces.
First Published: 28th April, 2022 12:36 IST